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Today's Features

  • Tina and Chris Gaines announce the birth of their son, Carter Allen Gaines, on June 7, at 2:28 p.m. at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    He weighed 4 pounds, 13 ounces and was 17 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Carolyn and Bruce Cole of Lawrenceburg.

    His maternal great-grandparents Minda and Jimmy Shelton and Jeanette and Rollin Cole, all of Lawrenceburg.

    His paternal grandparents are Phyllis and Greg Gaines of Lawrenceburg.

  • Compiled By Janie Bowen

    jbowen@theandersonnews.com

     

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 14, 1964

    Profitable night of fishing

    “Boss, what are we going to do with all these fish?”

    “We’re going to eat ‘em” so said Calvin Morgan and James Hyatt upon their return home from a night of fishing at Dale Hollow.

  • Shiloh Christian Church Bible School set for July 19

    Shiloh Christian Church will host an all-day Vacation Bible School 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Saturday, July 19. 

    Children ages 3-12 are welcome to attend. All meals will be provided.  This year’s theme is  “Blast Off –Launching Kids on a Mission of God’s Love!” 

  • Glen and Jennifer Drury of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Erin Drury of Pikeville to Johnny Meade III, son of Johnny Meade Jr. and Detrice Meade of Pikeville.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University where she earned her bachelor’s degree in child and family sciences.

    She is employed by the Pikeville Medical Center.

    She is a granddaughter of Josephine Sea.

    The groom-to-be is employed as a dispatcher for the Kentucky State Police.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 14, 1964

    Sparrow style review champ

    Beulah Sparrow, 15, was chosen 4-H Style Review champion from 105 participants. She had just completed her freshman year at Anderson High School and had completed five years of 4-H work, carrying clothing, foods, electricity, woodworking and good grooming as her projects.

     

    Thursday, July 9, 1964

    Miss Fox Creek RECC

  • The rides have moved on to another county and the horses are cantering at other horse shows but the fair is far from over.

    The Home, Craft & Garden Fair will be held Tues., July 22, at the community building in the county park.

    Formerly known as Floral Hall and a part of the Lawrenceburg Fair & Horse Show, the Home, Craft & Garden Show is now a separate event and is still sponsored by the Anderson County Extension Homemakers.

    The fair is open to all Kentucky residents. There is no charge to enter or exhibits.

  • Sports & Arts Kids Camp

    First Christian Church will host a Mega Sports & Arts Kids Camp for children ages 4 through sixth graders July 13-16 5:30-8:30 p.m.

    There will be a variety of sports activities for kids to choose from, including basketball, baseball, soccer, softball, cheer and golf.

    Art classes are stain glass, woodwork, clay pots, painting and mosaics.

    For more information, call 502.839.4532.

    First Christian Church is located at 300 South Main St., Lawrenceburg KY 40342.

  • Tommy Vaughn brought his Civil War file by the office recently and had some additional information on the photo that ran June 18.

    He said he had been interested in Civil War history since a small boy.

    Most of the men in the photo fought for the Confederacy. Their names are on the Civil War statue in front of Anderson County Courthouse.

    Vaughn’s great-grandfather, John Paul Vaughn, was from Estill County, Ky.

  • Benefit Ride benefits Open Hands Food Pantry

    The Open Hands Community Food Pantry is sponsoring a benefit ride Sat., July 19.

    Registration starts at 11 a.m. and kick stands up at 12:30 p.m.

    The ride will begin and end at the pantry with all proceeds going to support the Pantry.

    For more information, contact David Montgomery at 502.680.6645, Dan Dunnum at 502.682.0956 or Ed Nivison at 502.803.1431.

    The Pantry is located at 1111 Industry Rd., Lawrenceburg KY 40342.

  • Collingsworth Family will host a concert

    On Sat., July 12, at 7p.m., the Collingsworth Family (Southern Gospel) will be in concert at Sand Spring Baptist Church, 1616 Harrodsburg Rd., Lawrenceburg KY.

    Doors open at 6 p.m. The cost is free but love offering donations will be accepted.

    Hoppers in concert at Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church